Dr. Rajiv B. Lall
Dr. Rajiv Lall is Managing Director and CEO of IDFC Bank. His expertise includes project finance, private equity/venture capital, international capital markets, trade, infrastructure, and macroeconomic policy focusing on emerging markets in India and China. He currently chairs the National Committee on Infrastructure Financing of Confederation of Indian Industry (CII). He is a member of advisory groups including the Managing Committee of ASSOCHAM, the CII National Council on Financial Sector Development, the CII National Committee on Banking, the Advisory Board of Columbia Global Centers, South Asia, the International Advisory Board of the Centre for the Advanced Study of India (CASI), and the City of London’s Advisory Council on India. He was the Pres-ident of Bombay Chamber of Commerce and Industry and has chaired the Global Agenda Council on Infrastructure of the World Economic Forum. Dr. Lall was India’s representative to the G20 Workgroup on Infrastructure and was on the Planning Commission’s Steering Committee on Urban Develop-ment Management. He has a BA in politics, philosophy and economics from Oxford University and a PhD in economics from Columbia University.